| Aug 12, 2013
| 11:00 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Gov. Rick Scott, U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, and a man whose held both offices -- former Sen. Bob Graham -- are slated to speak to local government officials this Friday in Orlando.
The Florida league of Cities is hosting its annual conference...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 4:34 PM
The News Service of Florida A large number of Florida residents supports legislation that would ban texting while driving, according to a new University of Florida poll. The poll, conducted by the Bob Graham Center for Public Service and the UF Bureau...
| Aug 25, 2013
There's no shortage of explanations for why today's politics looks more like a no-holds-barred cage fighting match than a respectable competition for the hearts and minds of voters:
Talk radio and cable TV stations stir up controversy to better...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 11:09 AM
Gwen Graham is tapping two of the most popular and successful Democrats in recent Florida political history to help raise money in Winter Park for her 2014 congressional run: her dad, former U.S. Sen. Bob Graham, and current U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson....
| Apr 22, 2013
| 12:00 PM
A 19-year-old naturalized American citizen is accused of committing a crime of violence in the United States, and a gaggle of elected officials are urging for him to be treated as an enemy combatant and placed in the hands of the military. Not just the...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 1:18 PM
In local public-affairs programming this weekend:
Former Sen. Bob Graham and Seminole County Commissioner Lee Constantine visit "Political Connections" at 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. Sunday on Central Florida News 13. Moderator Ybeth Bruzual asks them about ...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 10:27 AM
It's a busy time in the nation's capital, where the National Cherry Blossom Festival continues through April 14. If you venture to Washington this spring or any time, consider paying a visit to Florida House, now celebrating 40 years as our home away from...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 1:01 PM
Ashley Walker, the Fort Lauderdale political strategist who ran President Barack Obama’s re-election effort in Florida, is joining and will help lead a new public affairs consulting form.
Walker’s had wins and losses in recent years, but...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 1:23 PM
The topics in local public-affairs programming this weekend will range from the George Zimmerman trial to Bob Graham's take on current events to the intricacies of dog-bite insurance.
Graham, the former U.S. senator and Florida governor, weighs in on...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 1:55 PM
Looking ahead: The gap between the number of college graduates in Florida and what is and will be required to meet the skill requirements of our current and emerging economy.
Last week’s headline: As Florida's major Latin American economic...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 2:13 PM
Senator Bob Graham is the former two–term governor of Florida and served for 18 years in the United States Senate. This is combined with 12 years in the Florida legislature for a total of 38 years of public service. Bob Graham retired from public...